A man died Saturday after being caught in a manure spreader at his family’s dairy farm.

Chester “Chet” Szeflinski reportedly was working alone on the Szeflinski Dairy Farm in central New York when the incident occurred. “Troopers said that he may have been trying to unclog frozen machinery when he got caught,” according to WKTV in Utica, N.Y.

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Source: NBC-WKTV News Channel 2